Enjoy a sightseeing tour with this Charles River Boat Cruise. 

Take the Charles River Boat Cruise ticket with a Go Boston pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • A 70-minute guided cruise tour of the sights along the Charles River
  • Visit plenty of other Boston attractions with a Go Boston pass

Get the perfect view of the Boston and Cambridge skyline from the water on this relaxing river cruise. The 70-minute cruise tour takes you around the Charles River Basin and past Boston's prestigious universities, iconic landmarks, and historic sights. You might even catch the Harvard crew teams practicing their rowing on this stretch of the river.

Hours of Operation

May 11 - October 14: Daily at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4:00 pm.


Closings & Holidays

October 11th-mid May. May be closed major U.S. holidays.

Know before you go

Getting In: Just show your Go Boston pass at the Charles River Cruise admission counter and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the Boston attractions included on your pass. 

Getting there

Charles Riverboat Cruise

US, MA, Cambridge, 02141, (outside food court doors on first level of mall), 100 CambridgeSide Place, Lechmere Canal Park at CambridgeSide Mall


Lechmere Canal Park at CambridgeSide Mall
(outside food court doors on first level of mall)
100 CambridgeSide Place
Cambridge, MA 02141
United States

Closest Subway Stop

Take the T: Green Line to the Lechmere stop; follow the signs to the Cambridgeside Galleria Mall.